Tag Archives: Apple

Beware the Hackers! It happened to me.

Friday afternoon, about 4 pm, I was wasting some time on my computer. Email, Facebook, browsing for unneeded things. Suddenly, the computer stopped; and a warning, in a deep, monotone voice said: “Your computer has a virus. Call Apple right … Continue reading

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NC GOP to LGBT: Gender-Specific Restrooms

Those of us with siblings or who’ve had roommates, whether family or not, know what it’s like to share a bathroom, sometimes even with members of the opposite sex. We’ve waited our turn for the toilet and shower, slipped on … Continue reading

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Apples! Think Different!

It’s apple season. Honeycrisp, Red Delicious, Granny Smith, Gala, Fuji, Braeburn, Empire, Winesap and more.  Something to suit every preference: sweet to sour, soft to hard.  I like mine crispy and crunchy. I’ll grab a few apples when I head … Continue reading

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Three Days, Three Books!

I love it when I can’t put a book down. I read three books that were like that. First, The Golden Child by Abigail  Tarttelin.    Max Walker  was born a hermaphrodite and raised as a boy. His lawyer parents … Continue reading

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